# How do you solve #2n + 1= 4n - 5#?

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Apr 5, 2018

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Apr 5, 2018

#### Explanation:

The first thing we want to do is subtract

Now we add

Finally, we divide both sides by

Apr 5, 2018

#### Explanation:

Subtract 2n from 2n and 4n, bring down the one an equal sign then solve 4n-2n (write your answer underneath) bring down the 5 which should leave you with "1= 2n - 5". Add five to 1 and 5, the 5 cancels out which leaves you with 1 +5 and that equals 6..divide 6 by 2 and your answer is n=3